Cuba’s Two Pandemics: The Coronavirus And The US Embargo

By Josefina Vidal Ferreiro, Resumen English. -

As soon as the first cases of COVID-19 were detected in Cuba, our country mobilized all its resources to contain the spread of the virus. Our healthcare workers go door to door checking people [...]

Trump’s Second Thoughts On Juan Guaido Are Not Enough

By Steve Ellner, Consortium News. -

After nearly a year and a half of all-out efforts at regime change in Venezuela which took a major toll on the Venezuelan people, Donald Trump now tells the world he was never big on the strategy [...]

The 2020 Elections: The Struggle Is For Power Not Reform

By Ajamu Baraka, Black Agenda Report. -

The great African revolutionary, Amilcar Cabral, reminded us that without revolutionary theory there can be no revolution. His reminder was not a call for abstract theorizing, quite the [...]

Federal Charges Against Four Venezuelan Embassy Protectors Dropped

By Embassy Protectors, Popular Resistance. -

Washington, DC - The federal charge of “interfering with certain protective functions” levied against four members of the Embassy Protection Collective was formally dropped today in a hearing [...]

Why Iran’s Fuel Tankers For Venezuela Are Sending Shudders Through Washington

By Vijay Prashad, People's Dispatch. -

There was worry that as the Iranian tankers approached the Venezuelan coast the US warships would challenge their progress. As it turned out, the US Navy did not intervene. A major internal [...]

Fear-mongering Over National Security Law Unfounded

By the Global Times. -

"If it makes any fuss on Hong Kong's unique linked exchange rate regime which ensures its monetary base is backed with US dollars, how big would the US lose when global investors lose faith in [...]

American Exceptionalism And The Left’s China Double Standard

By Danny Haiphong, Black Alliance for Peace. -

The COVID-19 pandemic has laid bare the contradictions of U.S. imperialism, including those that continue to render the American left politically isolated and ineffectual. China has found itself [...]

Statement: U.S Military Threat Against Iranian Tankers

By the US Peace Council. -

Iran’s daring decision to dispatch five oil tankers carrying the much-needed fuel for the struggling people of Venezuela is a definitive challenge to U.S. government’s illegal policy of [...]

Looting, Protests, Coronavirus And Venezuela

By Jesus Rodriguez-Espinoza, Orinoco Tribune. -

In recent days Venezuela has suffered very localized situations of violence and protests, that at least in two or three cases, have ended up in looting. There might be different elements that [...]

An Inside View Of Venezuela’s Resistance To US Imperialism

On Thursday, April 23 2020, Popular Resistance, in conjunction with Black Alliance for Peace, US Peace Council, United National Antiwar Coalition, the Alliance for Global Justice, CODEPINK, the [...]

US ‘Plunders’ $342 Million Of Venezuelan Funds

By Paul Dobson, Venezuelanalysis. -

Venezuela’s Central Bank (BCV) has accused the Trump administration of “vulgar plundering” after US $342 million was to be transferred out of its US-based Citibank account. The transfer to the [...]

The Wrong Side Of History: America’s ‘Veto’ And ‘Abstention-Imperialism’

By Maj. Danny Sjursen USA (ret.), Popular Resistance. -

On Tuesday, March 17, 1970, Charles Woodruff Yost, America’s ambassador to the United Nations, entered the international body’s headquarters building on the far east side of Midtown Manhattan.  [...]

Act Now To Stop The US War On Venezuela

By Popular Resistance. -

As the United States government escalates coercive economic warfare (sanctions) on Venezuela and sends warships to its shores, people in the United States, in solidarity with Venezuelans, are [...]

We Need Solidarity, Not Sanctions

By John Scales Avery, Transcend Media Service. -

According to the United Nations Charter, only the Security Council may impose sanctions. No individual nation may do so. Nevertheless, the United States currently imposes economic sanctions on [...]

Colombians Reject Government Acting Like A Doormat For The United States

By Vijay Prashad, Paola Estrada, Ana Maldonado, and Zoe PC, Pressenza. -

Last year, on November 21, the Colombian people took to the streets in massive numbers to reject the policies of the government led by President Iván Duque. In particular, the people called on [...]